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Gay specificity: the re-working of heteronormative discourse in the Hong Kong gay community

Lau, Hoi Leung


This qualitative research is a study on the specific culture of the gay community in Hong Kong. Mainstream academic research in Hong Kong gay community has mostly focused on the construction and formation of gay identity and gay culture especially under the postcolonial context of Hong Kong. By adopting narrative analysis of the life histories of gay men, the research focus has been placed upon their self-recognition of gay identity, closet practices, coming out process, and sexual and intimate...[Show more]

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Date published: 2005-07
Type: Conference paper


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